Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fat Client
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 165 174
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9 -8
Contract jobs citing Fat Client 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.14% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.48% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Berkshire median daily rate £255 £463 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.97% +19.35% +31.36%
10th Percentile £243 £256 £251
90th Percentile £392 £699 £419
South East median daily rate £259 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -20.46% +8.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +47.06% +25.93% -6.90%

Fat Client is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1314 1247 1467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.46% 29.29% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 624 804
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £221 £228 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 70 63
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.77% -0.94% +12.68%
10th Percentile £10.44 £12.25 £11.99
90th Percentile £38.00 £48.83 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Berkshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fat Client in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fat Client in Berkshire

Fat Client
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fat Client in Berkshire

Fat Client
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fat Client in Berkshire

Fat Client
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +5 5 £255 +13.11%
Fat Client
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fat Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) SCSM
3 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Server
3 4 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) SCVMM
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (16.67%) Wyse
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
6 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Netcool
6 1 (16.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Server
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) SCSM
1 4 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (16.67%) Netcool
2 1 (16.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (16.67%) Netcool/Webtop
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) ThinPrint
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse